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Ice Cube Sets Release Date for 'Raw Footage'

March 12, 2008 (3:28 am) GMT
Ice Cube will release his eight studio album this Summer and promote it through his own TV webcast.
Ice Cube

is juggling his movie roles with the launching of his eight studio album, "" which is also his first in two years. The album may only come down the street in Summer but the rapper plans to celebrate it by cybercasting his concert at Austin's South by Southwest festival on Saturday, March 15.

The album includes collaborations from , , , WC and Dub C while its production involves those from Fred Wreck, Maestro, Emile and more. It will be released under his independent label, Lench Mob Records, on June 17. The first single "Gangsta Rap Made Me Do It" was released in January and so was its music video.

Meanwhile, the gig at SxSW will be streamed on the rapper's TV channel, UVNTV.com that he established with DJ Pooh the beginning of this year. According to Billboard.com, Microsoft will lend the site its new Silverlight technology for streaming, which is a cross-browser, cross-platform plug-in that delivers a richer user experience on the Web.

Ice Cube is due back on screen in the flick "Damage" that he produces himself this year and is rumored to be joining "" (2010) as Sgt. Bosco 'B.A.' Baracus.

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